Mell Toy is the Interim Director of the Northwest ADA Center. In October of 2018, Mell joined the Center as the Assistant Director. Her role includes providing outreach, technical assistance, and education so that businesses, state and local governments, and their customers are aware of ADA requirements, guidelines, and protections. After earning her undergraduate degree from the University of Washington, Mell has worked for over 10 years in blind rehab, including at the Washington State Department of Services for the Blind, Veterans Administration, and Sight Connection. She is a certified Orientation and Mobility Specialist and certified Low Vision Therapist.